Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS BEEN RECEIVED FOR INCIDENT TYPE
PRESCRIBED NAMED "Ford Creek Rx "

       REQUEST TYPE:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  04/25/18
               TIME:  0800
       DELIVER DATE:  04/25/18
       DELIVER TIME:  0800
        SUBMIT DATE:  04/24/18
        SUBMIT TIME:  1833
       PROJECT NAME:  Ford Creek Rx
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  USFS
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Shelby Majors
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  4062248542
              EMAIL:  smajors@fs.fed.us
              STATE:  MT
               DLAT:  47.4198
               DLON:  112.688
               CLON:  -112.688
                FAX:
           EXPOSURE:  South
          FUEL TYPE:  Timber/Grass
         SHELTERING:  partial
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  5000
      TOP ELEVATION:  5300
       SIZE (ACRES):  150
 REQUESTING HYSPLIT:  NO
             FORMAT:  N
           INTERVAL:  1,1,1,1

WEATHER CONDITION AT INCIDENT OR NEARBY STATIONS
47.421833/-1[04/22/18 1430] Temp=51 Sky=Clear Elev=4600 Rmks=Gusts 21
                            RH=21 Wind=13@S
47.421833/-1[04/22/18 1330] Temp=49 Sky=Clear Elev=4600 Rmks=Gust of
                            20 RH=23 Wind=13@S
47.421833/-1[04/22/18 1130] Temp=44 Sky=Clear Elev=4600 Rmks=Gusts to
                            24 RH=24 Wind=12@S

...REMARKS...
L&C Portable #1 RAWS is
on the east side of the
unit and fairly
representative of
conditions across the
unit. Disregard
precipitation
measurement on the
21st- misread due to
wind shaking the
tipping bucket.
https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mesowest/getobext.php?

wfo=mso&sid=TR276&num=48&raw=0&dbn=m
 Looking to complete rx
on Thursday so
interested in outlook
through the next 5 day
period, specifically
wind events and chance
of moisture.

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
  CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN:  1,1,1,0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL:  1,1,1,0
                HUMIDITY:  1,1,1,0
             SKY/WEATHER:  1,1,1,0
         TRANSPORT WINDS:  1,1,1,0
           MIXING HEIGHT:  1,1,1,0
            WIND (20 FT):  1,1,1,0
            HAINES INDEX:  1,1,1,0
             TEMPERATURE:  1,1,1,0

SITE: TFX
OFILE: 1807397.2
TIMEZONE: MST7MDT



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